• Aromatherapy,  Uncategorized

    What are essential oils?

    A quick read about aromatherapy. Essential oils are a fragrant fluid distilled from shrubs, flowers, leaves, trees, roots, and seeds. These oils are called ‘essential’ because they play a vital role in the biological processes of the plant they are derived from. They carry the life-blood, intelligence, and vibrational energy that help to sustain the life of the plant while helping the humans that also use them. Essential oils are highly concentrated. It takes 5,000 pounds of rose petals to produce 1 pound of rose oil, and 250 pounds of lavender flowers to produce 1 pound of lavender oil, but it takes 3 tons of Melissa leaves/flowers to produce 1…